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transparency

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noun trans·par·en·cy \tran(t)s-ˈper-ən(t)-sē\

Definition of transparency

plural trans·par·en·cies

  1. 1 :  something transparent; especially :  a picture (as on film) viewed by light shining through it or by projection

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being transparent



Examples of transparency

  1. the transparency of a piece of glass

  2. the transparency of their motives

  3. He says that there needs to be more transparency in the way the government operates.

  4. The professor used transparencies and an overhead projector during her lectures.



1591

First Known Use of transparency

1591


Medical Dictionary

transparency

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noun trans·par·en·cy \tran(t)s-ˈpar-ən-sē\

Medical Definition of transparency

plural trans·par·en·cies

  1. :  the quality or state of being transparent





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